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Kosow, Sophia (Sidney, Sylvia)

Born: 1910 AD
Died: 1999 AD, at 88 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Actresses


1910 - Born on August 8th in Bronx, New York.

1932 - She played the tragic, non-singing Cio-Cio San in the film "Madame Butterfly" which led to a brand of Japanese condoms being named the "Sylvia Sidneys".

1935 - Married to Bennett Cerf on October 1st.

1938 - Married to Luther Adler on August 3rd.

1947 - Married to Carlton Alsop on March 5th.

1990 - Honored with a lifetime achievement award by the Film Society of Lincoln Center.

1999 - Died from throat cancer on July 1st in New York City.


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